HARPREET AND SALMAN ELAHI
Harpreet is a versatile artiste who sings original musical compositions in Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali, Assamese, Rajasthani and Haryanvi. He is best known for creating musical scores to epic works of humanist poets like Kabir and Bulleh Shah. Credited for taking celebrated poets to the masses, Harpreet has also composed popular hummable tunes to words of poets such as Pash (Avtar Singh Sandhu), Faiz Ahmad Faiz and Nirala (Suryakant Tripathi). The rhythmic blend of soulful poetry to the pulsating sounds of guitar and percussion are at once unique and innovative, familiar and foreign. Harpreet has performed at Rajasthan Kabir Yatra, Mahindra Kabira Festival, Jaipur Literature Festival, Sacred Pushkar, Sacred Amritsar Festival, and many more festivals across India and abroad.
Salman Elahi is a Mumbai-based singer-songwriter who primarily sings and writes in Urdu/Hindi language. He is best known for his song Pahadon Mein. He believes in expressing his thoughts about life and self-discovery through his music. He has performed in multiple festivals around the country and recently collaborated with singer-songwriter Harpreet on a song called Khidki which speaks about life in a big city and how one an outsider can cope with the pace and find solace. He’s also set to release his debut full length album ‘Elahi’.